After 28 events since October 2010, the Positively Pottstown Happy Hour is taking a break! These mostly-monthly gatherings showcased local businesses, arts organizations, bakers, restaurants, and caterers and brought people together for networking. I have a feeling it won't be too long before we're all getting together again... in the meantime, be well and buy local!
NORRISTOWN >> A former Upper Providence man already serving a life sentence in federal prison for distributing child porn has admitted to other charges he had sexual contact with three teenage boys, including one in Limerick, who he met on a social networking site.Matthew D. Krapf, 45, formerly of the 100 block of Larchwood Court, pleaded guilty in Mon […]
POTTSTOWN >> Twenty-nine crimes have been reported in Pottstown within the past week.Nine of the 29 incidents reported involved drug or alcohol violations, according to crimemapping.com, a police-run website used to inform residents about crime in their area. Of those nine, five were reported to be cases of public drunkenness on Walnut, Charlotte and E […]
HARRISBURG >> The man Gov. Tom Wolf wants to lead the Pennsylvania State Police says there's "room for improvement" in the diversity of the 4,300 troopers and that better recruiting procedures could help.Tyree Blocker told The Associated Press in a telephone interview Tuesday he's still catching up on changes in the department since […]